The Book of Henry
- 1h 45min
- Directed by: Colin Trevorrow
- Cast: Jaeden Lieberher, Naomi Watts, Jacob Tremblay, Dean Norris
- UK release: 23 June 2017
Susan (Watts) is an unconventional mother whose genius son Henry (Lieberher) comes up with a plan to save his schoolfriend Christina (Ziegler) from her abusive father (Norris). A manipulative mid-point twist turns the schmaltz up to eleven in a deranged tearjerker which is both unbearably twee and strangely fascinating.
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The Book of Henry19 Jun 2017
Colin Trevorrow's deranged tearjerker finds him channelling Steven Spielberg once again
Throw in a heap of Little Man Tate, a pinch of Simon Birch, mix it all up with elements of a revenge thriller and you'll just about be able to imagine the twee tone of this deranged tearjerker from Jurassic World director Colin Trevorrow, with a…
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